Departing out of Grand Junction, the Missouri Pacific Heritage engine is just starting the journey down the North Fork Branch with an empty coal train heading for the W. Elk Mine.
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I am sitting on the fireman side, looking out the door window as UP 3416 west gets up to speed after meeting Amtrak. We have a green signal, and soon our two SD40-2s and doublestack train will be... (more)
A Special UP Operation Lifesaver train, with UP 7872, Heritage unit SP 1996, and three passenger cars, rolls east over the Cienega Creek Bridge. The dispatcher ran the train up the much shorter t... (more)